Mail archive

Re: [alpine-devel] it's been nice, but i'm out

From: Natanael Copa <>
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:41:53 +0000


I want to thank you for the time you have been on the project. I
appreciate all you have done to help keep the project going and for
helping us push the project in a good direction.

Best wishes!


On Tue, 26 Mar 2019 02:32:03 -0500
William Pitcock <> wrote:

> Hello,
> Unfortunately, it's become abundantly clear to me that this isn't the
> same project that I joined over a decade ago. Time and time again, I
> have been reminded of this as of late, and while I don't want to
> rehash old disagreements, I really can't do this any more.
> Note that this constitutes an orphaning of all of my packages, as well
> as alpine-specific tools that I am sole maintainer of. I will be
> pushing a commit momentarily which reflects this.
> While the interim project policy has done some good to help streamline
> common issues with the project, I feel that the policy proposals to
> replace the interim policy are flawed and serve as an effective
> reversal of the open governance goals I had in mind while drafting the
> interim policy. My only regret is that the project moves in the
> direction of political correctness over software freedom, and
> convenience over open governance.
> I wish the rest of you the best, but I can't keep doing this.
> - kaniini
> ---
> Unsubscribe:
> Help:
> ---

Received on Wed Mar 27 2019 - 14:41:53 UTC